ttomtucker

Port Townsend, WA

Have been collecting antique telephones since 1965, but I like all kinds of antiques and collectables, furniture, lamps, Coca-Cola, military uniforms, advertising.

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Loffler-Phone candlesticks - Telephonesin Telephones
Family Photo 4 Generations of Grandmothers and Two Uncles - Photographsin Photographs
1898 Wilhelm Intercom Telephone - Telephonesin Telephones
American Automatic Telephone Co. Urbana, Ohio - Telephonesin Telephones
1968 MGB Primrose yellow Roadster - Classic Carsin Classic Cars
Western Electric Metal Round Wall Phone - Telephonesin Telephones
 Grundmann Service Garage, Redondo Beach, CA - Classic Carsin Classic Cars
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
WW2 Sweetheart Lockets and Pins - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
Wall Telephone With a Wilhelm Double Diaphragm Transmitter - Telephonesin Telephones

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  1. Kurt, The Loeffler wall phone is not a common intercom, but some collectors like it in original condition like yours and some collectors like the intercoms restored. I have no comparison on eb...
  2. Thank you Kurt and phil
  3. Kurt, I posted some photo's of Loeffler phones. Tom
  4. The so called Loeffler-Phone was founded by Louis J.Loeffler in New York City in the year 1897. Loeffler Telephone Company manufactured wall and candlestick intercoms systems for the upscale apartmen...
  5. I have a book on telephone signs copyright 2010 by Bob Alexander, I quote "Public Telephone. This one features a nice little candlestick telephone. About 10" in diameter". $250.00-$300.00. Your sign ...
  6. A very nice public telephone sign, used on a phone booth by the Independent Telephone Companies (Non Bell). This sign would have be used between 1915 to 1930's
  7. Your kellogg wall phone was manufactured between 1908-1910. By 1908 the hookswitch was moved from the front near the door to the back of the phone. Kellogg Switchboard & Supply Co. of Chicago started...
  8. Thank you kerry10456
  9. I'm not sure myself, some of the parts look old and others look new. My first thoughts were the candlestick was a type # 150 manufactured for the General Post Office (GPO) who controled the telecommun...
  10. Great photo's to have of your family.
  11. Being a telephone collector since 1965, I would restore this Kellogg. Your wall phone was manufactured around 1910. Kellogg Switchboard & Supply Company made telephones for several telephone companies...
  12. The Western Electric dial candlestick was manufactured around 1925. The Deco-Tel line was manufactured by American Telecommunications Company (ATC) during the early to mid 1970's. The Deco-Tel sell's ...
  13. shareurpassion, I thought the Catalina steamer was out of San Pedro or Wilmington back in those days. When I took a boat ride to Catalina in 1959, we went out of San Pedro.
  14. Shareurpassion, I believe your right it is the Santa Monica Pier. The family lived in Los Angeles and a short trip down Santa Monica Blvd would have been easier that a trip to Redondo Beach. I had rea...
  15. Great looking telephone sign.
  16. jpsthesecond Welcom to CW, there's alot of knowledgeable Coca-Cola collectors on CW they have given me some good insight.
  17. The other insignia that looks like a flower is for the 9th Infantry Division. The 60th Infantry regiment was part of the 9th division during ww2.
  18. The black and white insignia stand for the 60th Infantry Regiment. The 60th served during WW1, WW2, and Viet Nam.
  19. There are six Morris Minors for sale here in Port Townsend, WA. The owner Rob has been collecting MM for some years. He travels to Canada and bring them back to the U.S. I will try and post some phot...
  20. They both look to be manufactured around 1913 by Western Electric Co. model # 1317. single box telephones have lost value over the years. value $125.00-$150.00
  21. Your Door-O- Fone was patented by Russell B Risbey of Oakland, CA on Dec 28, 1926 Patent number 1,612,184. In the patent it is called Door Phone.
  22. justahobby, your are correct for info only. If your interested in intercom with push buttons go to antique telephone collectors association. we buy-sell-trade. become a member and talk to collectors w...
  23. justahobby, Over the years I have specialized in collecting intercom, see my other posting on my show and tell.
  24. Thank you Virginia.vintage
  25. Thank you Rivertrout
  26. Thank you kerry10456, vanskyock24, pickrknows, trey
  27. Thank you Stonie, nwclocks, Antique Toys, sugargirl, SEAN68,
  28. Manikin, Nice restoral and looks great
  29. Truetone radios were manufactured for Western Auto Supply Co. your D723 was manufactured in 1937.
  30. Love those Craftman tool boxes
  31. Prosperity stoves were sold by Sears, Roebuck & Co. your looks to late 1930's
  32. Very nice looking radio
  33. Thank you sugargirl
  34. I like the look on this kids face, great sign.
  35. Thank you inky, they do come up on Ebay.
  36. I see that Bell System public telephone sign in the upper corner, very nice
  37. Thank you for the love officialfuel
  38. Thnk you for the funny Signaholic
  39. Great sign, never seen this before.
  40. Thank you for your love Golden_ Fleece
  41. Thank you for your love, Manikin, fortapache, Kalex1120, SteveTx76 ( yes it has the original parts insides), Vintagefran, walksoftly, trey, geo26e, aghcollect and MichiganMillsJr
  42. blunderbuss2, I am thanking you for stopping by and making a comment on by show and tell. I don't know how many telephone collectors are on CW. Most of the collectors belong to Antique Telephone Colle...
  43. The Wilhelm is not a common phone, I have two photo's of your intercom, one is restored and one is not. email at ttomtucker at cablespeed.com, I will delete this email later.
  44. Thank you blunderbuss2
  45. kalex1120, Welcome to CW
  46. Nice old intercom to have. Walter Wilhelm patented a double diaphragm transmitter on April 7, 1896 and by Nov. 1898 formed the Wilhelm Telephone Manfacturing Co of Buffalo, NY. The company produced si...
  47. Your Kellogg single box wall phone was manufactured in 1925
  48. walksoftly, I had very little restoring to do, It had been restored at one time many years ago. I had to match the stain under the wood plate which had the original finish. I replace the transmitter ...
  49. Thank you for your love: walksoftly, Manikin, fortapache, aghcollect, geo26e
  50. You have a Stromberg-Carlson all metal desk set model 1243 manufactured in the late 1930's. This was Stromberg-Carlson version to Western Electric 302.
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